Monett High School held its annual awards ceremony Tuesday night.
Monett athletes and their families were treaed to a catered meal sponsored by the Monett Athletic Booster Club.
Six fall sports were recognized during the event.
The evening was highlighted by recognition of 26 four-year participants, introduction of the Big 8 All-Conference selections and individual team recognition awards.
The Monett Lady Cubs tennis team finished the season as the Big 8 conference and district champions.
Monett Lady Cubs Tennis Coach Bob Crain was named Big 8 Conference Coach of the Year.
Four-year letter winners were: Nrupa Desai, Carrie Robbins, Kerry Tinklepaugh, Katelyn Sperandio and Theresa Mangler.
Individual tennis team award recipients were:
* Most Valuable Player: Carrie Robbins.
* Most Dedicated Player: Kerry Tinklepaugh.
* Most Determined Players: Nrupa Desai, Katelyn Sperandio and Theresa Mangler.
* Most Improved Player: Darian Shields.
* Team Spirit Award: Kayla Wormington.
Four-year letter winners were: Jenny Frazier, Madison Carlin and Amanda McKinney.
Hunter Glouse was named to the first team All-Conference team, All-District, Region and State second teams. Elise Meyer was named to the second team All-Conference. Maddie Schmidt was an All-Conference Honorable Mention.
Individual volleyball awards recipients were:
* Hitting percentage (.244%): Hunter Glouse.
|* Most assists (275): Madison Carlin.|
* Serving percentage (96%): Madison Schmidt, Madison Carlin, Hunter Glouse and Mackenzie Lay.
* Most Blocks (58): Hunter Glouse.
* Most Kills (245): Hunter Glouse.
* Most Aces (42): Elise Meyer.
|* Most Digs (322): Amanda||McKinney.|
* Cub Award: Jenny Frazier.
* JV Cub Award: Faith Schmidt
* Freshman Cub Award: Skylar Pinkley.
Monett's cross country team sent four runners to the state meet this year and enjoyed another fine season.
Four-year award winner was Hannah Martin.
Individual cross country award winners were:
* Top boys runner: Chris Renteria.
* Top girls runner: Hannah Martin.
* Most Inspirational: Bill Townsend.
* Most Improved Runner: Michael Morley.
Four-year award recipients were: Abraham Mejia, Pedro Almaraz and Billy Storkson.
Pedro Almaraz and Abraham Mejia were named first team All- District. Freddy Lopez, Ricardo Ortega and Travis Thompson were named second team All-District, respectively.
Individual soccer award winners were:
* Junior Varsity MVP: Nick Forbis.
* Cub Award (Hustle): Travis Thompson.
* Most Improved Player: Jorge Aceves.
* Defensive Player of the Year: Freddy Lopez.
* Offensive Player of the Year: Travis Thompson.
* Most Valuable Player: Abraham Mejia.
Four-year award recipients were: Anna Arnaud, Avery Bounous, Paige Marney, Logan Swope and Katie Upchurch.
Raigan Ratliff (outfielder) was named All-Conference, All-District and All-Region first team as an outfielder. Paige Marney (pitcher) was named to the All-Conference and All-District first teams. Kelsey Wiseman (first base) was named to the first team All-District and second team All-Conference. Josee Krueger (third base) was named to the first team All-District and was All-Conference honorable mention. Avery Bounous (outfield) was named to the All-Conference and All-district second team. Andrea Soriano (catcher) was named to the All-Conference and All-Distrcit second team.
Individual softball team awards were:
* Defensive Players of the Year: Josee Krueger and Kelsey Wiseman.
* Offensive Player of Year: Raigan Ratliff.
* Lady Cub Award: Avery Bounous.
* Team MVP: Paige Marney.
* Most Hits (44): Raigan Ratliff.
* Most Stolen Bases (23): Raigan Ratliff.
* Most RBI (21): Avery Bounous and Andrea Soriano.
* Highest Batting Average (.436): Raigan Ratliff.
The Lady Cubs softball team broke several single season and career records this season. They were:
* At Bats (101): Raigan Ratliff
* Hits (44): Raigan Ratliff.
* Doubles (44): Kelsey Wiseman.
* Home Runs (2): Avery Bounous.
* Runs Scored (31): Raigan Ratliff.
* Stolen Bases (23): Raigan Ratliff.
Monett Lady Cubs softball career records broken:
* Doubles (18): Logan Swope.
* Wins (40): Paige Marney.
* Innings Pitched (495.6): Paige Marney.
Four-year award recipients were: Marcus Enloe, Ethan Davis, Chris Eimer, Tristian Honfeldt, Travis Wormington, Kyle Doss, Jacob Childress and Ryne Johnson.
Individual team award recipients were:
* Outstanding D-lineman: Jeff Craft and Reece Bounous.
* Outstanding O-Lineman: Ryne Johnson and Kyle Doss.
* Outstanding Defensive Back: Marcus Enloe.
* Outstanding WR: Chris Eimer.
* Outstanding LB: Carter Huffmaster.
* Outstanding Offensive Back: Aaron Hall.
* Outstanding Special Teams Player: Broc Wolfe.
* Outstanding Practice Player: Kyle Woods.
* Mr. Cub Award: Jacob Childress and Tristan Homfeldt.